JULIA GOLDMAN '18
Major: International Affairs
Julia is a Senior at GW's Elliott School for International Affairs, where she studies security policy. Thanks to the skills she has developed on the team, she has worked at the Department of Justice, the Atlantic Council, and Precision Strategies. A member of the GWDebate team since 2014, she likes the Food Network and Disneyland (though she hasn't figured out how to hold a tournament there yet).
JEFFREY SCOTT LEAR '18
British Parliamentary President
Jeffrey, affectionately known on the team as Jeff-Scott, is a Senior in the School of Business studying accounting. Jeff-Scott has used the opportunities and skills gained on the team to travel the world, work in the government, and manage a small political communications start up during his time at GW. Jeff-Scott loves to watch sports and follows every Cleveland sports team closely.
STEVEN KELLY '18
Major: Political Communications
Steven is a Senior in the School of Media and Public Affairs, where he studies Politcal Communication. Steven has previously interned with the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the French Embassy. This summer, Steven will be working with the communications team at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and will covertly be hard at work trying to secure a patent for his soda-milk company (investors welcome).
MAREN THOMAS '18
Major: Political Communications
Maren Thomas is a Senior at the George Washington University studying Political Communications in the School of Media and Public Affairs. Previously she has interned at The Embassy of France in the United States, the Hillary for America Campaign, and Strategic Healthcare. In addition to debate, Maren is the president of Capitol Advertising, serves as a Colonial Ambassador, and is an Exchange Orientation Leader.
MICHAEL GASPAROVIC '18
Major: Computer Science
Michael is a senior in the School of Engineering and Applied Science, studying computer science. He uses debate to work on his public speaking and reach skills. Outside of debate, he enjoys cooking and backpacking.
ANISH ANANDARAM '19
Parliamentary Debate Vice President
Major: International Economics
Anish Anandaram is a Junior at the Elliott School majoring in international economics. Through GWDebate he's presented at the EU embassy and has had the opportunity to interact with people from a plethora of backgrounds including policymakers at think-tanks, the military and notable academia.
FELICIA KALKMAN '20
Majors: Political Communication and Criminal Justice
Felicia is a Sophomore majoring in Political Communication and Criminal Justice. She loves museums, quirky crimes shows, and her Pomeranian Winston. When she's not debating, she's writing for MediaFile or running the communications team for the GW Residence Hall Association.
OLIVIA DUGAN '20
Majors: Political Science and Criminal Justice
Olivia is a Sophomore from Kansas City, Missouri majoring in Political Science and Criminal Justice with a minor in Journalism in the Columbian School of Arts and Science. Olivia has spent eight months interning at Capital Hill as a legislative intern for Congressman Roger Marshall. She is a current member of GW-TV, as well a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. Olivia also enjoys visiting museums and exploring the city.